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The Gala Theatre

Millennium Place
Durham City
County Durham
DH1 1WA

Tel: +44 03000 266 600

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Prices vary according to performance. Please see website for details.

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    142
  • Very Good
    85
  • Average
    16
  • Poor
    7
  • Terrible
    7

Recent Reviews:

  • Judy S
    Whitehaven, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Russell Watson
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 15th September 2017
    Saw Russell Watson here last night. Nice venue with comfortable seat clean and modern. Bar on site with plenty of places to eat nearby. Read full review
  • Bee B
    Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Excellent production of 'Rent'
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 8th August 2017
    Saw 'Rent' which was an excellent production with very talented performers. The theatre itself has excellent seating set on a slope so you see past people sitting in front of you. The stage is a good... Read full review
  • Steve D
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Great Venue!!
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 6th August 2017
    First time at this theatre to see the School Edition of " Rent " The theatre is modern and has a nice feel about it, with excellent sound & lighting. I was amazed at how professional the production... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

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Access Information

Opening Times

2017 (2 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Saturday10:00 - 20:30
Sunday14:30 - 20:30
Bank Holiday14:30 - 20:30

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A1(M). From the A1(M) take the A690 into Durham city.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest train station is Durham. Regular buses into the centre of Durham from across the region.

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Thursday, 23rd November 2017 - Saturday, 6th January 2018

The Gala Theatre: Pantomime - Robinson CrusoeFrom the team that brought you the Gala Theatre’s biggest-selling show ever Jack and the Beanstalk comes the swashbuckling tale of Robinson Crusoe.
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Sunday, 1st October 2017 - Sunday, 1st October 2017

The Gala Theatre: Matt FordeIt's My Political Party (and I'll Cry if I want to) Following the UK's most important referendum until the next one, Matt Forde celebrates why it's great/awful that we're in/out of the EU/UK/NATO/whatever the hell happens next. As seen on The Royal Variety Performance 2015, Have I Got News For...
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Friday, 6th October 2017 - Friday, 6th October 2017

The Gala: Funny Bones Comedy ClubOur monthly dose of Friday night funnies returns with a mix of seasoned stand-ups and new comedic talents ready to have you laughing your socks off!
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Friday, 24th November 2017 - Friday, 24th November 2017

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Sunday, 8th October 2017 - Sunday, 8th October 2017

The Gala: The Comedy StoreFour comedians and one mic. It can only be The Comedy Store. Their line-up is top secret, so be sure to ‘like’ our The Comedy Store – Durham Facebook page where we unveil who will be performing each month.
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Sunday, 5th November 2017 - Sunday, 5th November 2017

The Gala: The Comedy StoreFour comedians and one mic. It can only be The Comedy Store. Their line-up is top secret, so be sure to ‘like’ our The Comedy Store – Durham Facebook page where we unveil who will be performing each month.
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Saturday, 27th January 2018 - Saturday, 27th January 2018

The Gala: Sarah MillicanSarah Millican is not a control freak, she’s a control enthusiast. She even controls her own insults, see?
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Friday, 16th March 2018 - Friday, 16th March 2018

The Gala: David BaddielFollowing a sold out run at London’s Menier Chocolate Factory and two critically-acclaimed West End runs, David Baddiel takes his Olivier-nominated one-man show to theatres nationwide.
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Saturday, 17th February 2018 - Saturday, 17th February 2018

The Gala: Ed GambleAfter the huge success of his 2016 tour, that gobby little toerag Ed Gamble is back with a brand new lumbering beast of a comedy show.
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Thursday, 25th January 2018 - Thursday, 25th January 2018

The Gala: Dave SpikeyDave Spikey celebrates the 30th anniversary of his comedy career in 2017.
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Friday, 8th December 2017 - Friday, 8th December 2017

The Gala: The Suggestibles’ Impro Pantsot’s a Panto, but not as you know it! There’s no script (eek!), no score (what?) and no kids (oh yes there is!) – well, only of the naughty big variety. Recommended age: 18+. Advisory: contains strong language and adult themes
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Saturday, 4th November 2017 - Saturday, 4th November 2017

The Gala: Festival of the Spoken NerdThe Nerds are back with a brand new tour, You Can’t Polish A Nerd, this Autumn.
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Friday, 3rd November 2017 - Friday, 3rd November 2017

The Gala: Phill JupitusJoin stand-up comedian, poet, improviser, and TV stalwart Phill Jupitus for over an hour of tales, laughs and diversions. Watch in delight and/or horror as this experienced funny man drags laughs out of the chaos of his own life and the uncertain world that surrounds it.
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Thursday, 2nd November 2017 - Thursday, 2nd November 2017

The Gala: James AcasterJames Acaster is releasing his first ever book this year, James Acaster’s Classic Scrapes, which is going to be a collection of self-deprecating anecdotes about scrapes James has gotten himself into over the years, famed from the slot of the same name on Josh Widdicombe’s XFM radio show.
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Wednesday, 1st November 2017 - Wednesday, 1st November 2017

The Gala: Simon AmstellFollowing a series of critically acclaimed, sold out international tours, Simon Amstell begins his fifth stand up tour in the UK. What is this? promises to be a deeply personal, funny exploration of beauty, intimacy, freedom, sex and love.
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Saturday, 28th October 2017 - Saturday, 28th October 2017

The Gala: Carl HutchinsonAfter phenomenal sales in 2016 selling out the Gala Theatre Studio three-times over, Carl will be moving up to our 500+ seater auditorium in 2017 for the first time ever!.
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Friday, 13th October 2017 - Friday, 13th October 2017

The Gala: Rich Hall’s HoedownRich Hall’s critically acclaimed new show begins its second leg of touring. There has never been a better time to be an American comedian in the UK. Hall’s precision dismantling of the tenuous relationship between two countries is as freewheeling and deadly accurate as ever.
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Friday, 6th October 2017 - Friday, 6th October 2017

The Gala: Jason ByrneA brand new show from the highly acclaimed and extremely funny Jason Byrne.
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Wednesday, 18th October 2017 - Wednesday, 18th October 2017

Take Off Festival: Twist - Presented by Theatre CentreHis home is dust. His friends are few. His hands are as rough as the seas he has crossed. In a radical adaptation of Dickens’ classic novel, Chino Odimba and Theatre Centre transform Oliver’s struggle for sanctuary into a modern tale framed by the refugee crisis, a global phenomenon fast defining...
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Wednesday, 18th October 2017 - Thursday, 19th October 2017

Take Off Festival: A Square World - Presented by Daryl BeetonWhen the daily routine of three friends’ lives suddenly changes, they discover with a little fun and some mayhem how to adapt their world so they can keep playing together. A Square World looks at the unfairness of being left out in a world designed for everyone else but yourself. A very endearing...
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Thursday, 19th October 2017 - Friday, 20th October 2017

Take Off Festival: iPet Presented by BonteHondiPet starts with two magicians making balloon animals and magic tricks such as pulling bananas out of iPads, but it soon becomes clear that the iPad is a cheeky prankster who disrupts the entire show. Eventually, no one knows who controls who anymore.
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Thursday, 19th October 2017 - Saturday, 21st October 2017

Take Off Festival: Leaf - Half Moon Presents a Tam Tam ProductionJoin us as we tell the life story of a very special leaf in this warm, intimate and playful new piece for under 3s inspired by nature and the seasons. Framed within an evocative soundscape, this is the perfect introduction to theatre for the very young. Recommended age: 0-3 years
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Thursday, 19th October 2017 - Saturday, 21st October 2017

Take Off Festival: The Party Presented by Nearly There YetA man gets ready to host his long anticipated birthday party, which goes spectacularly wrong with the arrival of some unexpected guests… including a break-dancing juggling chicken. The Party is a fast-paced, acrobatic circus show about friends and not always getting what you want… and there’s even...
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Friday, 20th October 2017 - Saturday, 21st October 2017

Take Off Festival: Little Red Riding Hood Presented by La Baracca – Testoni RagazziRetrace Little Red Riding Hood’s path in the woods with two little ones as they play a game of ‘what-if’ and pretend. They run and chase each other through the story, playing all the parts, but both desperate to take on the role of Mr Wolf… or is that… Miss Wolf?
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Sunday, 5th November 2017 - Sunday, 5th November 2017

The Gala:Mister Maker & the Shapes Live!Join CBeebies’ Mister Maker in his hit live theatre tour! With a fabulous supporting cast and art at its heart, this fantastic live show encourages Mini Makers and grown-ups to sing, dance and make some noise!
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Monday, 4th December 2017 - Monday, 4th December 2017

The Gala: Mrs Claus’ KitchenIt’s Christmas time, and Mrs Claus is baking scrumptious treats. But when her gingerbread man comes to life and causes mischief in her kitchen, it isn’t long before he finds himself at the top of Mrs Claus’ naughty list!
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Monday, 25th September 2017 - Monday, 25th September 2017

The Gala: All or Nothing: The Mod MusicalThe Small Faces encapsulated all that is Mod, a unique blend of taste and testosterone, neat, clothes obsessed and street-wise. But these cult sophisticates shared another passion, their dedication to Rhythm ‘n’ Blues.
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Thursday, 21st September 2017 - Thursday, 21st September 2017

Launderette Sessions: The BlockheadsStarting out as the band behind Ian Dury, the Blockheads are a legendary outfit that has grown in stature from the early days of the Stiff tour in 1977, right up to the present day. With hits including Hit Me with your Rhythm Stick, Reasons to be Cheerful (Part 3), and Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll...
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Monday, 23rd October 2017 - Monday, 23rd October 2017

The Gala: Giulio Cesare – Part OneGiulio Cesare is Handel’s most celebrated opera: a thrilling story of passion and revenge set to one of the composer’s most beautiful scores. In this new production we are presenting the opera in full, divided in two parts on consecutive nights.
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Tuesday, 24th October 2017 - Tuesday, 24th October 2017

The Gala: Giulio Cesare – Part TwoGiulio Cesare is Handel’s most celebrated opera: a thrilling story of passion and revenge set to one of the composer’s most beautiful scores. In this new production we are presenting the opera in full, divided in two parts on consecutive nights. Part II: Cleopatra’s Needle
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Thursday, 21st September 2017 - Thursday, 21st September 2017

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Friday, 22nd September 2017 - Friday, 22nd September 2017

Launderette Sessions: Blue Rose CodeEdinburgh born Ross Wilson (Blue Rose Code) spent his creative formative years in East London, then moved to South “to be by the sea’s energy” but it is in his homecoming that he has found where his heart is.
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Saturday, 23rd September 2017 - Saturday, 23rd September 2017

Launderette Sessions: John MurryJohn Murry was adopted at birth into the family of William Faulkner. Some have speculated that the Faulkner blood might also run in his veins, but that should be left for a Southern Gothic novel yet to be written (or perhaps re-written).
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Sunday, 24th September 2017 - Sunday, 24th September 2017

Launderette Sessions: Andrew WasylykAndrew Wasylyk, the alias of Scottish writer, producer, multi-instrumentalist, Andrew Mitchell, invites the listener to explore his hometown of Dundee. Eight architectural sites and open spaces have inspired an album of instrumental compositions echoing the materials, the everyday use and the...
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Sunday, 15th October 2017 - Sunday, 15th October 2017

The Gala: Beyond The BarricadeBeyond the Barricade has delighted audiences throughout the UK and mainland Europe for more than a decade, with its exciting concert portrayal of the greatest songs in musical theatre, all performed totally live!
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Wednesday, 25th October 2017 - Wednesday, 25th October 2017

The Gala: Rick WakemanCurrently celebrating his 50th year as a professional musician, keyboard player, songwriter and broadcaster, Rick Wakeman recently made chart history when his Piano Portraits album became the first solo piano album to enter the UK’s Top 10.
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Thursday, 26th October 2017 - Thursday, 26th October 2017

The Gala: Kathryn Tickell with David Almond and Amy ThatcherThese artists’ work grows from the landscape, language, history and strange beauty of the north. With the drive of David’s storytelling and Kathryn’s love of the traditions of her native Northumbria, the poetic power of language and music combine.
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Friday, 27th October 2017 - Friday, 27th October 2017

The Gala: Classic ClaptonFeaturing front-man Mike Hall who not only looks like Eric, he sings and plays guitar like him too! Mike was born in Durham so this is a special “home-coming” for him.
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Friday, 27th October 2017 - Friday, 27th October 2017

The Gala: Said The MaidenSaid The Maiden are Jess Distill, Hannah Elizabeth and Kathy Pilkinton, three friends who discovered a mutual love of folk music when they reunited several years after spending their school years together in St. Albans, Hertfordshire.
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Sunday, 29th October 2017 - Sunday, 29th October 2017

The Gala: The Illegal EaglesOften acclaimed as the World’s Official No.1 Eagles tribute, The Illegal Eagles return to the stage in 2017, this time celebrating their own incredible 20 years of UK & international touring!
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Sunday, 15th April 2018 - Sunday, 15th April 2018

The Gala: That’ll Be The DayThe UK’s premier Rock & Roll production That’ll Be The Day returns with another brand new show! Highly acclaimed for its stunning live entertainment value, That’ll Be The Day is an outstanding celebration for all true fans of the golden era of popular music.
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Thursday, 8th February 2018 - Thursday, 8th February 2018

The Gala: Fairport ConventionFairport Convention has been making great music for over fifty years. Credited with originating British folk-rock music, the band has been through many changes, but the current members retain a passion for live performance.
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Tuesday, 13th February 2018 - Tuesday, 13th February 2018

The Gala: Dance to the MusicDance to the Music is a new exciting, must-see dance show like no other created by and starring Kristina Rihanoff – one of the most renowned dancers and choreographers from the popular BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing.
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Tuesday, 7th November 2017 - Thursday, 9th November 2017

The Gala: Shakespeare Schools FestivalShakespeare Schools Foundation is proud to present the world’s largest youth drama festival at the Gala Theatre. Join us for an exhilarating evening of theatre, with a series of unique Shakespeare productions staged by local schools.
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Sunday, 4th February 2018 - Sunday, 4th February 2018

The Gala: Monstersaurus!This brand new show from the creators of Aliens Love Underpants is monster-ously good! Follow the young inventor Monty as he creates a whole world of whacky inventions and incredible monsters, but he has a problem – now he has made them all, what is he going to do with them?!
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Tuesday, 27th March 2018 - Tuesday, 27th March 2018

The Gala: The Owl and the PussycatThe Owl and the Pussycat live in a dull and dusty world, so imagine how shocked and surprised they are when a stupendous storm sweeps them out of the window, SPLASH! On to an unexpected sea voyage to a curious land.
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Wednesday, 24th January 2018 - Wednesday, 24th January 2018

The Gala: Bear & ButterflyBear likes peace and quiet. Other folk are bothering and Bear does not like to be bothered. One day, as Bear is sitting comfortably sipping his tea, deep in the branches of his tree he hears the munching and a crunching of a bright green Caterpillar.
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Monday, 2nd October 2017 - Monday, 2nd October 2017

The Gala: Graeme Swann’s Great British Spin Off with Henry BlofeldFollowing on from their hit 2016 tour, Graeme Swann, England’s greatest ever spin bowler and cricket’s best loved commentator, Henry Blofeld, are back by popular demand!
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Sunday, 8th October 2017 - Sunday, 8th October 2017

The Gala: Jenni Murray: A History of Britain in 21 WomenJenni Murray: A History of Britain in 21 Women. Presented as part of Durham Book Festival. Woman’s Hour presenter Dame Jenni Murray offers a history of Britain, as it’s never been told before.
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Monday, 9th October 2017 - Monday, 9th October 2017

The Gala: Roddy DoyleRoddy Doyle talks about his impressive career and introduces his brand new novel smile.
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Monday, 9th October 2017 - Monday, 9th October 2017

Durham Book Festival: Peter Snow and Ann MacMillanDurham Book Festival: Journalist, author and broadcasters Peter Snow and Ann MacMillan who is a fellow broadcaster and journalist.  
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Tuesday, 10th October 2017 - Tuesday, 10th October 2017

Durham Book Festival: Robert WebbThe award-winning comedian and actor (Peep SHOW) introduces his new memoir, How Not to Be a Boy.
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Wednesday, 11th October 2017 - Wednesday, 11th October 2017

Durham Book Festival: Tony Robinson: No Cunning PlanNo cunning Plan Sir Tony Robinson has had a stellar career lasting over fifty years.  Now in a long-awaited autobiography he reveals how he went from child stardom in the first stage production of Oliver to comedy icon Baldrick in Blackadder.
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Saturday, 14th October 2017 - Saturday, 14th October 2017

Durham Book Festival: Chris RyanBook Festival: Chris Ryan served in the SAS for seven years and in 1991 was the only member of the infamous Bravo Two Zero team to evade capture behind Iraqi lines.
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Thursday, 12th October 2017 - Thursday, 12th October 2017

Jason Donovan and his amazing Midlife CrisisJason is delighted to announce that he will be hitting the road once again in the autumn, only this time it’s a tour with a twist!!
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Thursday, 19th October 2017 - Thursday, 19th October 2017

Take Off Festival: Little Red Riding Hood Presented by La Baracca – Testoni RagazziRetrace Little Red Riding Hood’s path in the woods with two little ones as they play a game of ‘what-if’ and pretend. They run and chase each other through the story, playing all the parts, but both desperate to take on the role of Mr Wolf… or is that… Miss Wolf?
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Friday, 20th October 2017 - Friday, 20th October 2017

Take Off Festival: A Square World - Presented by Daryl BeetonWhen the daily routine of three friends’ lives suddenly changes, they discover with a little fun and some mayhem how to adapt their world so they can keep playing together. A Square World looks at the unfairness of being left out in a world designed for everyone else but yourself. A very endearing...
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Friday, 20th October 2017 - Saturday, 21st October 2017

Take Off Festival: The Flying Bazazi BrothersBounding on to the stage like Wham in cheap suits after too much Lucozade, this riotous double act dance, juggle, and fall over each other for your viewing pleasure. These juggling superstars bring their sell out 1996 Vegas show to the streets.
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Saturday, 21st October 2017 - Saturday, 21st October 2017

Take Off Festival: Micro-ShakespeareOpen the box, put on the headphones, follow the instructions and transform into an amazing puppeteer. Don’t fancy performing – take a seat, grab your popcorn and enjoy a mini-Shakespeare classic.Micro-Shakespeare is an interactive installation which casts the audience as a performer or viewer in an...
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Wednesday, 18th October 2017 - Saturday, 21st October 2017

Take Off Festival: Book StoryIt’s a story about some books. In a library. But one day the library goes…quiet. The books had better stiffen their spines – to get to the bottom of this mystery, they may have to check themselves out… The latest musical puppet show from MONSTRO Theatre, the Pioneers of the Puppet Musical.
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Friday, 20th October 2017 - Friday, 20th October 2017

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Saturday, 14th October 2017 - Saturday, 14th October 2017

Durham Book Festival: David Almond: The Books That Made MeJoin us in celebrating David Almond’s work in this special Big Read event, for all ages. David will talk about some of the books 
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Tuesday, 10th October 2017 - Tuesday, 10th October 2017

The Gala: Gulwali Passarlay: The Lightless Sky Gulwali Passarlay was twelve when his father was killed and he was sent away from Afghanistan.  Smuggled into Iran, he began a year -long odyssey across across Europe that would involve imprisonment, crossing the Mediterranean in a tiny boat, and enduring a month in the camp at calais.  Somehow he...
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Sunday, 8th October 2017 - Sunday, 8th October 2017

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Friday, 13th October 2017 - Friday, 13th October 2017

Durham Book Festival: Bonnie and the BonnettesSo imagine this. You are 14 years old and you are a drag queen. It’s glamour. It’s power. It’s Doncaster, 2009. This autobiographical three-person show combines drag performance with theatrical storytelling to build the world of Bonnie Love and The Bonnettes.
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Sunday, 24th September 2017 - Sunday, 24th September 2017

Launderette Sessions: Thea GilmoreThat Thea Gilmore’s latest album is as ethereal as it is thought-provoking, as bewitching as it is bold, will come as no surprise to her army of admirers. Since releasing her debut as a teenager nearly 20 years ago, the Oxfordshire-raised, Cheshire-based singer and songwriter has gained global...
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Saturday, 23rd September 2017 - Saturday, 23rd September 2017

Launderette Sessions: The Lake PoetsThe Lake Poets is the alias for singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Martin Longstaff from Sunderland. His honeyed voice glides over beautifully intricate guitar riffs create a sound that soothes, understated like watercolours of an idyllic landscape. This sound is coupled with lyrics of...
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Saturday, 14th October 2017 - Saturday, 14th October 2017

Image by Michael-SissonsDurham Book Festival: Viv Groskop: The Anna Karenina FixViv Groskop has discovered the meaning of life in Russian literature. As she knows from personal experience, everything that has ever happened in life has already happened in these novels: from not being sure what to do with your life (Anna Karenina) to being in love with someone who doesn’t love...
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Friday, 6th October 2017 - Friday, 6th October 2017

The Gala: Gala Lunchtime Concert Series – TriptychTriptych is a trio featuring Paul Edis (piano/sax/clarinet/flute), Rob Walker (drums/percussion) and Paul Susans (bass). All three members of the group bring a diverse repertoire and extensive experience to create new interpretations of old standards alongside new, longer form compositions....
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Friday, 24th November 2017 - Friday, 24th November 2017

The Gala: Gala Lunchtime Concert Series – Graham Hardy and Paul EdisGraham Hardy is an extremely versatile and talented trumpeter, composer and arranger, and regularly appears as a sideman in the Sue Ferris Quintet, the Paul Edis Sextet and the Mick Shoulder Quintet, as well as leading his own band the Northern Monkey Brass Band. He teams up for this gig with Paul...
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Saturday, 23rd September 2017 - Saturday, 23rd September 2017

The Gala: Let’s Hang OnThis award-winning production, endorsed by Frankie Valli himself, celebrates the music of one of popular music’s most successful bands of all time. Take a step back in time with an anthology of classic hits including Grease, December 1963 (Oh What a Night!), Sherry, Can’t Take My Eyes Off You,...
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Thursday, 28th September 2017 - Saturday, 30th September 2017

The Gala: Private LivesLondon Classic Theatre present a major new touring production of Noël Coward’s sparkling comedy. In Private Lives, strong passions and stronger personalities set the stage for a classic battle of the sexes.
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Tuesday, 3rd October 2017 - Tuesday, 3rd October 2017

The Gala: Next Up…Our seasonal showcase of new work returns with performances from some of the most exciting emerging talent in the North East. This is a relaxed evening of performance as artists try out their work in front of an audience, with conversation and constructive feedback actively encouraged.
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Wednesday, 11th October 2017 - Wednesday, 11th October 2017

The Gala: CoriolanusA full-throttle war play that revels in the sweat of the battlefield, Coriolanus transports us back to the emergence of the republic of Rome.
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Monday, 18th December 2017 - Monday, 18th December 2017

The Gala: It’s A Wonderful LifeIt wouldn’t be Christmas at Gala without our annual screening of the Frank Capra classic It’s a Wonderful Life starring James Stewart, Donna Reed and Lionel Barrymore.
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Wednesday, 14th February 2018 - Wednesday, 14th February 2018

The Gala: Twelfth Night - Presented by RSC LiveTwelfth Night is a tale of unrequited love – hilarious and heartbreaking. Two twins are separated in a shipwreck, and forced to fend for themselves in a strange land. The first twin, Viola, falls in love with Orsino, who dotes on OIivia, who falls for Viola but is idolised by Malvolio. Enter...
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Thursday, 5th October 2017 - Thursday, 5th October 2017

The Gala: HamletAcademy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. Now seen by over 750,000 people worldwide, the original 2015 NT Live broadcast returns to cinemas.
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Thursday, 16th November 2017 - Thursday, 16th November 2017

The Gala: Follies - Presented by NT LiveStephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live to Gala.
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Tuesday, 21st November 2017 - Tuesday, 21st November 2017

The Gala: David Hockney at the Royal Academy of ArtWidely considered Britain’s most popular artist, David Hockney is a global sensation with exhibitions in London, New York, Paris and beyond, attracting millions of visitors worldwide. Now entering his 9th decade, Hockney shows absolutely no evidence of slowing down or losing his trademark boldness.
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Thursday, 7th December 2017 - Thursday, 7th December 2017

The Gala: The Young MarxRory Kinnear (The Threepenny Opera, Penny Dreadful, Othello) is Marx and Oliver Chris (Twelfth Night, Green Wing) is Engels, in this new comedy written by Richard Bean and Clive Coleman. Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London, the production is directed by Nicholas Hytner and reunites the...
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Saturday, 23rd September 2017 - Saturday, 23rd September 2017

Durham Book Festival - Do Not Enter the Monster ZooFrom the creators of Hey, Presto!, Man on the Moon and The Worst Princess, comes a mischievous tale that little monsters everywhere are sure to fall in love with. The hero of our story has received an invitation to run a zoo for a day.
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Saturday, 23rd September 2017 - Saturday, 23rd September 2017

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Saturday, 30th September 2017 - Saturday, 30th September 2017

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Saturday, 30th September 2017 - Saturday, 30th September 2017

Durham Book Festival - Do Not Enter the Monster ZooFrom the creators of Hey, Presto!, Man on the Moon and The Worst Princess, comes a mischievous tale that little monsters everywhere are sure to fall in love with. The hero of our story has received an invitation to run a zoo for a day.
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Wednesday, 4th October 2017 - Wednesday, 4th October 2017

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Wednesday, 4th October 2017 - Wednesday, 4th October 2017

Durham Book Festival - Do Not Enter the Monster ZooFrom the creators of Hey, Presto!, Man on the Moon and The Worst Princess, comes a mischievous tale that little monsters everywhere are sure to fall in love with. The hero of our story has received an invitation to run a zoo for a day.
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Thursday, 5th October 2017 - Thursday, 5th October 2017

Durham Book Festival - Do Not Enter the Monster ZooFrom the creators of Hey, Presto!, Man on the Moon and The Worst Princess, comes a mischievous tale that little monsters everywhere are sure to fall in love with. The hero of our story has received an invitation to run a zoo for a day.
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Thursday, 5th October 2017 - Thursday, 5th October 2017

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Thursday, 5th October 2017 - Thursday, 5th October 2017

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Saturday, 7th October 2017 - Saturday, 7th October 2017

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Saturday, 7th October 2017 - Saturday, 7th October 2017

Durham Book Festival - Do Not Enter the Monster ZooFrom the creators of Hey, Presto!, Man on the Moon and The Worst Princess, comes a mischievous tale that little monsters everywhere are sure to fall in love with. The hero of our story has received an invitation to run a zoo for a day.
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Saturday, 14th October 2017 - Saturday, 14th October 2017

Durham Book Festival - Do Not Enter the Monster ZooFrom the creators of Hey, Presto!, Man on the Moon and The Worst Princess, comes a mischievous tale that little monsters everywhere are sure to fall in love with. The hero of our story has received an invitation to run a zoo for a day.
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Sunday, 8th October 2017 - Sunday, 8th October 2017

Durham Book Festival - Do Not Enter the Monster ZooFrom the creators of Hey, Presto!, Man on the Moon and The Worst Princess, comes a mischievous tale that little monsters everywhere are sure to fall in love with. The hero of our story has received an invitation to run a zoo for a day.
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